Sep 15, 2019
Sexual purity is a matter of the heart. Our sexual behavior reflects how much of our hearts belong to Him.
Four disciplines that help us pursue sexual purity from the heart:
1. The Spiritual discipline of re-training our fallen affections to desire Christ and His Kingdom above all else.
2. The mental discipline of...
Sep 9, 2019
Sexual purity is a matter of the heart. Our sexual behavior reflects how much of our heart belongs to Him.
27 “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall not commit adultery.’ 28 But I say to you that everyone who looks at a woman with lustful intent has already committed adultery with her in his heart. 29 If...
May 12, 2019
The more we understand how God let go of His anger toward us, the more we'll let go of our anger toward others, and thereby point an angry world to Him.
21 “You have heard that it was said to those of old, ‘You shall not murder; and whoever murders will be liable to judgment.’ 22 But I say to you that everyone...
May 5, 2019
The more we see Jesus as the center of God's redemptive story, the more we'll seek to find our stories in His, and thereby thrive in Him.
17 “Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them. 18 For truly, I say to you, until heaven and earth pass...
Apr 29, 2019
A Christian's call is to be transformed and shine.
14 “You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden. 15 Nor do people light a lamp and put it under a basket, but on a stand, and it gives light to all in the house. 16 In the same way, let your light shine before others, so that[a] they...